LEAK-OFF CAP-TO-FUEL TANK FUEL LINE - CONTINUED
No open flames, welding, grinding, smoking, or use of heat producing devices permitted near fuel
tank and fuel lines during maintenance unless the fuel tank has been cleaned and purged of all
flammable liquids and vapors. Fuel burns easily and fumes are explosive. Keep battery
disconnected. Failure to observe these precautions could cause serious injury.
Fuel tank (1)
a. Using 7/16-inch open-end wrench, unscrew and
b. Plug tank (1) (page 2-137).
For more information on how to clean parts, go to General Maintenance Instructions (page 2-VI-1).
a. Clean in solution of detergent and water.
b. Using clean, dry rag, wipe dry.
Drycleaning solvent P-D-680 is toxic and flammable. Wear protective goggles and gloves and use
only in a well ventilated area. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothes and don't breathe vapors.
Do not use near open flame or excessive heat. The flashpoint is 1000F to 1380F (380 to 590C). If
you become dizzy while using cleaning solvent, get fresh air immediately and get medical aid. If
contact with eyes is made, wash your eyes with water and get medical aid immediately.
All metal parts
a. Clean in drycleaning solvent.
b. Using clean, dry rags, wipe dry.
For more Information on how to inspect parts, go to General Maintenance Instructions (page 2-137).
Replace defective parts as needed.
Look for cracks, breaks, and crumbling.'